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Friday, May 22, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has thrown the plans of holiday-makers across the region into disarray, with thousands upon thousands of trips cancelled, postponed or abandoned.

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

Five new coronavirus-related deaths have been reported across the county’s three main hospitals.

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

Several Norfolk pubs and breweries have taken advantage of a new mobile app offering tipples straight to punters’ doorsteps.

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Two new deaths of coronavirus patients have been announced across the region’s three main hospitals.

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Monday, May 11, 2020

Following the prime minister’s Sunday evening address, the nation remains under lockdown, but with a number of slight changes and tweaks to regulations.

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Sunday, May 10, 2020

Children of non-key workers could be able to return from school from June 1, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said in his Sunday evening address to that nation.

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Sunday, May 10, 2020

It is now almost two months since the people of this country began to put up with restrictions on their freedom – your freedom – of a kind that we have never seen before in peace or war.

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Sunday, May 10, 2020

The prime minister has said it would be “madness” to completely end lockdown now, as he unveiled a “slow and gradual” exit plan for Britain.

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Saturday, May 9, 2020

The government’s transport secretary has said that he is pledging £2bn to improve cycling and walking provisions nationwide, with the public transport sector preparing for a tough life after Covid-19.

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Friday, May 8, 2020

Nine icons of the sky thundered over Norfolk this VE Day, leaving jet streams and gasps in their wake.

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Friday, May 8, 2020

As the region celebrates the 75th anniversary of VE Day, sky gazers will be able to capture glimpses of some iconic figures soaring through the air.

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Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Norfolk’s head of public health has urged people in the county to persist with lockdown through the “appealing” bank holiday week - as she reiterated fears for our elderly population.

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Friday, April 24, 2020

Essential workers including prison staff, those in food and drink production and delivery drivers are now able to access coronavirus tests, the health secretary has confirmed.

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

Waves of applause were sent rippling around Norfolk once more last night as the region again showed its appreciation for our hard-working NHS and care workers.

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

Police have appealed for help in tracing a teenager who has been reported as missing.

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Friday, April 17, 2020

The retirement of a long-serving director at one of the region’s hospitals lasted little more than 24 hours - after she returned to work to support the team through the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Friday, April 17, 2020

The region’s main rail provider has apologised to passengers after delays to refunds for season ticket holders during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

All care home residents and staff showing symptoms of Covid-19 are set to be tested as capacity is built up, the government will announce.

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

A round-the-clock helpline is being launched to offer immediate mental health support for people struggling during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Relaxing lockdown measures now would undo the work of the past three weeks, a leading scientist at the University of East Anglia has warned.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Monday, April 13, 2020

This weekend, we have had a bank holiday weekend like no other - unfortunately for all of the wrong reasons.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Wednesday, April 8, 2020

An inquest has opened into the death of a mum who died in hospital following an 
epileptic fit.

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Friday, April 3, 2020

Schools are being asked to predict the grades their pupils would have got and rank them for each subject following the cancellation of GCSE and A-Level exams.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Wednesday, April 1, 2020

A funeral director has described the heartache of having to tell grieving families to scale back ceremony plans amid the coronavirus outbreak.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Wednesday, April 1, 2020

The Government has said the UK must go “further, faster” to ramp up the coronavirus testing capacity, but where can you get one and who is first in the queue?

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Details have been released of what families can and cannot do during the next three weeks.

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Following prime minister Boris Johnson’s announcement of a nationwide lockdown, further details have been revealed of what businesses will and won’t close during the measures.

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Sunday, March 22, 2020

The National Trust has ramped up its coronavirus response by announcing its parks are now closed “to help restrict the spread”.

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Sunday, March 22, 2020

The prime minister has urged people not to visit their mums on Mother’s Day, after warning the spread of coronavirus is “accelerating”.

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Saturday, March 21, 2020

The NHS ranks are to be giving a major boost in the coming days, with a deal struck to draft in thousands of private health sector workers and thousands of retired staff agreeing to return to work.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk

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